Access keys

Skip to content Accessibility Home News, events and publications Site map Search Privacy policy Help Contact us Terms of use

News from 2016 tagged as food

December

Artificial fish gut project launched press release

November

Damaged salad leaves can 'massively stimulate' Salmonella presence in bagged salads news

October

Over 6,000 British food companies set to push culinary boundaries following innovation boost BBSRC press release

John Innes Centre scientists solve 60 year old Septoria mystery press release

Novel fungicides laboratory to play part in ensuring global food security press release

Institute of Food Research helps combat serious gut infections press release

Experts embark on project to save the world from "bananageddon" press release

September

'Food System Resilience' Programme Coordination Award made to support knowledge exchange and translate research outputs BBSRC press release

New technique to beat the food fraudsters developed press release

Computers learn to spot deadly food poisoning bacteria press release

Satellite data delivers early warning signals for shellfish farmers BBSRC press release

August

Major pathogen of barley decoded: new avenues for control press release

£9M funding to optimise UK food supply and tackle global food security BBSRC press release

Brains of overweight people 'ten years older' than lean counterparts at middle-age press release

July

£4M awarded for new UK-Brazil joint projects in wheat research BBSRC press release

Cravings for high-calorie foods may be switched off in the brain by new supplement press release 

June

Naturally occurring protein discovered which boosts rice yield by 50% press release

May

Over £40 million pledged in new bid to tackle global challenges BBSRC press release

April

Bees research shows not all neonicotinoids are the same press release

New gene-detecting technology brings new, resilient superwheat closer press release

New technique accelerates isolation of late blight resistance genes from a wild potato relative press release

Rothamsted Research granted consent for field trial of GM camelina news

12 ways that research is changing the food of the future feature 

February

Pigs' genetic code altered in bid to tackle deadly virus press release

Immunity gene fusions uncovered in plants press release

The Quadram Institute, a new £75M food and health research centre press release 

Eating breakfast could help obese people get more active press release 

£7M research awards for control and eradication of bovine TB BBSRC press release

Breeding wildness back into our fruit and veg press release

Loss of wild flowers across Britain matches pollinator decline, first ever Britain wide study reveals BBSRC press release

January

#BuildingTheBioeconomy: Healthier milk on the high street video 

FACCE-JPI launches its updated Strategic Research Agenda news

Fatty acids from GM oilseed crops could replace fish oil press release

Beating food poisoning with sensitive tests press release

Benefits and drawbacks selenium supplementation for immunity press release

Farm-science to inspire the public at Open Farm Sunday 2016 BBSRC press release